A Bookish Day In Oxford

A Bookish Day In Oxford

The first time I visited Oxford, I remarked how I’d never seen so many bicycles in my life…then I visited Copenhagen, and, well, there were more! But in the UK, have I ever seen as many?! No! It’s hard to know who takes priority here, the cyclists, or the pedestrians....
48 hours in Poland with a local guide

48 hours in Poland with a local guide

It’s a fact of life – people grow up, move away, and sometimes relocate to other parts of the world altogether. Do you miss them? Absolutely! But does it make your time together more special, when it eventually comes? Without a doubt! I was able to spend...
Mürren, Switzerland

Mürren, Switzerland

One of the most idyllic little villages that Switzerland has to offer, the car-free mountain top village of Mürren is unique in character and ambience. There are several ways to make the journey to the top depending on where you start; from Lauterbrunnen you must...
Aescher, Switzerland

Aescher, Switzerland

You’ve seen the pictures. You know that hotel on the side of the mountain. A popular hiking spot, there’s more to Aescher and the Wildkirchli area than you might think. I spent my last night in Switzerland at the Hotel Alpenrose in Wasserauen at the foot of the...
Dyrhólaey

Dyrhólaey

One of the main reasons I wanted to visit the south coast of Iceland, this incredible nature reserve is not only home to an abundance of rich wildlife, but incredible geology and scenic views. The causeway is the first thing that struck me as just an absolutely...